In November 2014, Golden Star Resources - Wassa team had great success at the National Safety Competition in Ghana. The team won overall Best Mine in Safety and First Aid Award as well as the Second Best Mine in Community First Aid Team Award at the National level. Wassa also won the Best Mine on Accident statistics Award; Second Best in HSE Audit Award and Second Best Community First Aid team Award in the zonal competitions.
Golden Star Resources - Bogoso team came away with three awards, one national and two zonal. They were awarded Fourth Mining Company in Safety and First Aid Competition at the National Safety Finals Competition. At the zonal competition, they won Third Best Award for an improved Mine based on Occupational Injury Performance and the Third Best Mine based on Accident Statistics.